|Life Sciences At The Manned Spacecraft Center - NASA|
Before the first astronaut was launched into space, scientists and engineers had to determine if it was even possible for the human body to function in zero-g. This video reviews some of the instruments and techniques developed at the NASA Johnson Space Center’s Life Sciences Directorate. Included are some of the early tests which were conducted, such as the centrifuge and bed-rest studies, as well as developments in remote medical care capabilities...
Keywords: NASA; Manned Spacecraft Center
|Manned Spacecraft Center Where Tomorrow Begins - NASA|
Depicts the role of the NASA Manned Spacecraft Center in the nation’s space flight programs from Mercury, Gemini and Apollo through Skylab and programs of the future. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: NASA; Apollo; Manned Spacecraft; Center
|NASA KSNN - Wind Tunnels - NASA; Langley Research Center|
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining how wind tunnels work and what they do.
Keywords: NASA; KSNN; Wind Tunnel; Airplane; Fan; Wind; Testing; Models; Scale; Aircraft; Race Cars; Spacecraft
|NASA KSNN - Mars Odyssey - NASA; Langley Research Center|
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining NASA's Mars Odyssey mission.
Keywords: NASA; KSNN; Mars Odyssey; Spacecraft; Water; Oxygen; Fuel; Mars; Hydrogen; Chemistry
|Apollo 13: "Houston, We've Got A Problem" - NASA|
This video contains historical footage of the flight of Apollo-13, the fifth Lunar Mission and the third spacecraft that was to land on the Moon. Apollo-13’s launch date was April 11, 1970. On the 13th of April, after docking with the Lunar Module, the astronauts, Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swiggert, discovered that their oxygen tanks had ruptured and ended up entering and returning to Earth in the Lunar Module instead of the Command Module...
Keywords: NASA; APOLLO 13 FLIGHT; COMMAND MODULES; GROUND SUPPORT SYSTEMS; HISTORIES; LUNAR EXPLORATION; LUNAR FLIGHT; LUNAR MODULE; MISSION PLANNING; SPACE MISSIONS; ASTRONAUTS; DAMAGE; EARTH-MOON TRAJECTORIES; LAUNCH DATES; OXYGEN SUPPLY EQUIPMENT; SPACECRAFT COMMUNICATION; VIDEO TAPES